Global Patent Index - EP 2022337 A1

EP 2022337 A1 2009-02-11 - A method for producing compressed chewing gum tablets

Title (en)

A method for producing compressed chewing gum tablets

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Herstellung komprimierter Kaugummitabletten

Title (fr)

Procédé de production de tablettes compressées de gomme à mâcher

Publication

EP 2022337 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 08168115 A

Priority

EP 03388032 A

Abstract (en)

A gum composition including at least gum base prior is fed into an extruder (2). The gum composition is pressurized in the extruder (2) and is extruded through a die plate (5). The extruded gum composition is cut in a liquid filled chamber (4) producing gum granules having average diameters below 2.5 mm. The cut gum granules are conveyed to a tablet pressing apparatus (32) and including in compressed chewing gum tablets.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A23G 4/18 (2006.01); A23G 3/34 (2006.01); A23G 4/00 (2006.01); A23G 4/02 (2006.01); A23G 4/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A23G 4/00 (2013.01); A23G 3/004 (2013.01); A23G 4/02 (2013.01); A23G 4/04 (2013.01); A23G 4/18 (2013.01); A23P 10/28 (2016.08); A23P 30/20 (2016.08)

Citation (applicant)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IT LI LU MC NL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family

EP 1474994 A1 20041110; EP 1474994 B1 20090415; AT 428307 T 20090515; DE 60327169 D1 20090528; DK 1474994 T3 20090803; DK 2022336 T3 20130826; EP 2022336 A1 20090211; EP 2022336 B1 20130619; EP 2022337 A1 20090211; ES 2323861 T3 20090727; ES 2432446 T3 20131203; JP 2006524999 A 20061109; JP 4584243 B2 20101117; KR 101158888 B1 20120625; KR 20060038365 A 20060503; RU 2005137861 A 20060727; RU 2322077 C2 20080420; US 2006257523 A1 20061116; US 2009169678 A1 20090702; US 7521074 B2 20090421; WO 2004098305 A1 20041118